CHARTER STEEL JOB DESCRIPTION POSITION TITLE: Accounting Intern POSITION SUMMARY: The Accounting Intern will be involved in all facets of the Accounting Department. The individual will assist in all areas of AP, AR, payroll, pricing, and MonthEnd Closing. The individual will also support Cost Accounting needs. BASIC FUNCTION: To provide administrative and project support to the Accounting Department on a flexible part-time basis during the school year and summer months. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: • Enrollment in a four-year degree program for Accounting or related field with current status of at least a sophomore level and a minimum GPA of 2.75. • • • • • Demonstrated software application skills specifically in Word, Access and Excel. Strong verbal and written communication skills. Strong interpersonal and relationship building skills. Ability to handle multiple tasks. Administrative and data entry skills (filing, organization, etc). PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS: • • Previous experience in Accounting Support roles. Familiarity and/or experience with general Business practices. ORGANIZATIONAL RELATIONSHIPS: • Reports to Cost Accounting Manager but also receives direction from the Financial Business Analyst on the project. MAJOR ACCOUNTABILITIES: • • • • • • • • Review new items for accuracy Provide support to AP Analyst Provide support to AR Analyst Provide support to Pricing Analyst Review Fixed Assets and Depreciation related to Plan Support Month-end Close Support Operational Accountants relative to closing manufacturing jobs Review Audit Reports for Cost and Price Changes POSITION CHALLENGES: • • • Juggling multiple responsibilities and projects Receiving training and projects from a variety of members of the Accounting team Working independently with little direction Accounting Intern.DOC Page 1 of 1 Rev. 1 1/15/10 This is an electronic document. All printed copies are uncontrolled. The only controlled copy is the electronic file on the Charter Steel network.